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[DSA552] DSA-552-1 imlib2 Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
DSA-552-1 imlib2

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

Marcus Meissner discovered a heap overflow error in imlib2, an imaging
library for X and X11 and the successor of imlib, that may be utilised
by a possible hacker to execute arbitrary code on the victims machine.
For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.0.5-2woody1.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.1.0-12.4.
We recommend that you upgrade your imlib2 packages.

Solution :
Threat Level: High

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